Period
to 21 October 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 652 691 682
Rank change year-on-year +39 -9 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 588 614 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.33% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 508 627 688
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £28,600
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166694 184283 211352
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.76% 96.44% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 133468 154425 175167
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,771 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer.

Salary trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +36 557 £50,000 +11.11% 43
UK excluding London -12 366 £45,000 +12.50% 31
London +81 207 £55,000 -8.33% 13
South East +60 112 £45,000 - 7
North of England -105 89 £55,000 +42.86% 14
East of England +63 71 £45,000 +16.88% 1
North West -37 55 £55,000 +22.22% 6
South West +6 42 £45,000 +4.65% 4
Midlands +29 40 £32,500 -15.58% 4
Yorkshire -68 32 £55,000 +44.74% 8
West Midlands +18 25 £35,000 -9.09% 3
East Midlands +21 19 £31,250 -18.83% 1
Scotland -11 12 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Wales +23 4 £45,000 +46.34%
North East +2 2 £45,000 +28.57%

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, .NET Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 588 (100.00%) .NET
2 575 (97.79%) Software Engineering
3 569 (96.77%) C#
4 341 (57.99%) SQL
5 334 (56.80%) JavaScript
6 332 (56.46%) Agile Software Development
7 322 (54.76%) ASP.NET
8 231 (39.29%) SQL Server
9 207 (35.20%) MVC
10 187 (31.80%) HTML
11 185 (31.46%) Microsoft
12 184 (31.29%) Scrum
13 183 (31.12%) OO
14 181 (30.78%) CSS
15 164 (27.89%) AngularJS
16 157 (26.70%) WCF
17 148 (25.17%) Finance
18 145 (24.66%) .NET Framework
19 127 (21.60%) XML
20 119 (20.24%) jQuery
21 116 (19.73%) T-SQL
21 116 (19.73%) Web Services
22 114 (19.39%) Microsoft Azure
23 113 (19.22%) ASP.NET Web API
24 111 (18.88%) RESTful
24 111 (18.88%) Windows
25 108 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC
26 107 (18.20%) WPF
27 105 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
28 104 (17.69%) Degree

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (4.59%) IIS
2 9 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (1.36%) Kentico
4 7 (1.19%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.85%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.34%) CMS
6 2 (0.34%) Confluence
6 2 (0.34%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.34%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.17%) Predix
Applications
1 7 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Markit EDM
1 3 (0.51%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 114 (19.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 73 (12.41%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (3.23%) SaaS
4 17 (2.89%) PaaS
5 7 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (1.02%) Office 365
7 3 (0.51%) GitHub
8 2 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.34%) IaaS
8 2 (0.34%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.53%) Internet
2 7 (1.19%) HTTP
2 7 (1.19%) RFID
3 4 (0.68%) AMQP
3 4 (0.68%) ATM
4 3 (0.51%) Wireless
5 2 (0.34%) Intranet
5 2 (0.34%) SSL
6 1 (0.17%) Firewall
6 1 (0.17%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.17%) WAN
6 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 55 (9.35%) NoSQL
3 40 (6.80%) MongoDB
4 33 (5.61%) Relational Database
5 25 (4.25%) RDBMS
6 13 (2.21%) Redis
6 13 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.70%) MySQL
9 6 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.85%) Couchbase
10 5 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.68%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.51%) Big Data
12 3 (0.51%) Blockchain
12 3 (0.51%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 77 (13.10%) NUnit
2 58 (9.86%) Visual Studio
3 49 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 49 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 46 (7.82%) MSTest
5 30 (5.10%) Subversion
6 25 (4.25%) JIRA
7 19 (3.23%) TeamCity
8 18 (3.06%) Moq
9 15 (2.55%) Jenkins
10 13 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (1.53%) MSBuild
11 9 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (1.19%) Selenium
13 5 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
14 4 (0.68%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.68%) Hudson
15 3 (0.51%) InstallShield
15 3 (0.51%) Mercurial
15 3 (0.51%) SpecFlow
General
1 148 (25.17%) Finance
2 37 (6.29%) Banking
3 31 (5.27%) Retail
4 25 (4.25%) Back Office
5 20 (3.40%) Electronics
6 15 (2.55%) Marketing
7 13 (2.21%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.87%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.53%) Advertising
9 9 (1.53%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.02%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.68%) Billing
11 4 (0.68%) Games
11 4 (0.68%) Legal
12 3 (0.51%) Automotive
12 3 (0.51%) Military
12 3 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.34%) Law
14 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 588 (100.00%) .NET
2 322 (54.76%) ASP.NET
3 187 (31.80%) HTML
4 181 (30.78%) CSS
5 164 (27.89%) AngularJS
6 157 (26.70%) WCF
7 145 (24.66%) .NET Framework
8 127 (21.60%) XML
9 119 (20.24%) jQuery
10 116 (19.73%) Web Services
11 113 (19.22%) ASP.NET Web API
12 111 (18.88%) RESTful
13 108 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC
14 107 (18.20%) WPF
15 93 (15.82%) SOAP
16 90 (15.31%) REST
17 80 (13.61%) Entity Framework
18 68 (11.56%) HTML5
19 65 (11.05%) React
20 63 (10.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 105 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
2 79 (13.44%) Computer Science
3 61 (10.37%) Fintech
4 32 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (3.06%) Algorithms
7 15 (2.55%) Data Structures
8 14 (2.38%) User Experience
9 12 (2.04%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.70%) Hedge funds
11 8 (1.36%) Smartcard
12 7 (1.19%) 3D Graphics
12 7 (1.19%) Internet of Things
13 6 (1.02%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.85%) Reinsurance
14 5 (0.85%) Social Media
14 5 (0.85%) Wiki
15 4 (0.68%) Equities
15 4 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 3 (0.51%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 111 (18.88%) Windows
2 20 (3.40%) Windows Server
3 18 (3.06%) Android
3 18 (3.06%) Linux
4 15 (2.55%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.02%) Windows 10
6 6 (1.02%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.85%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.68%) Unix
9 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (97.79%) Software Engineering
2 332 (56.46%) Agile Software Development
3 207 (35.20%) MVC
4 184 (31.29%) Scrum
5 183 (31.12%) OO
6 95 (16.16%) TDD
7 84 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 76 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
9 75 (12.76%) Microservices
10 68 (11.56%) SOLID
11 66 (11.22%) MVVM
12 58 (9.86%) Use Case
13 57 (9.69%) Unit Testing
14 53 (9.01%) UML
15 52 (8.84%) Service Delivery
16 48 (8.16%) DSDM
16 48 (8.16%) RUP
17 40 (6.80%) Waterfall
18 35 (5.95%) E-Commerce
19 34 (5.78%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 569 (96.77%) C#
2 341 (57.99%) SQL
3 334 (56.80%) JavaScript
4 116 (19.73%) T-SQL
5 97 (16.50%) Java
6 87 (14.80%) C++
7 57 (9.69%) VB.NET
8 50 (8.50%) PL/SQL
9 39 (6.63%) C
10 26 (4.42%) Python
11 17 (2.89%) F#
12 14 (2.38%) VB
13 13 (2.21%) PowerShell
13 13 (2.21%) Ruby
14 9 (1.53%) Scala
15 8 (1.36%) Erlang
15 8 (1.36%) GraphQL
15 8 (1.36%) TypeScript
16 7 (1.19%) Ada
16 7 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 104 (17.69%) Degree
2 40 (6.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (3.40%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.87%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.19%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.85%) MCSD
7 2 (0.34%) PhD
8 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.57%) QA
2 20 (3.40%) MiFID
3 19 (3.23%) PCI DSS
4 18 (3.06%) SEPA
5 5 (0.85%) PMO
6 3 (0.51%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.34%) TickIT
System Software
1 22 (3.74%) Docker
2 9 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (3.06%) Opsview
2 8 (1.36%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.85%) Terraform
4 4 (0.68%) Ansible
4 4 (0.68%) Puppet
5 2 (0.34%) Cobbler
5 2 (0.34%) Nagios
5 2 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.34%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 185 (31.46%) Microsoft
2 27 (4.59%) Oracle
3 20 (3.40%) Splunk
4 12 (2.04%) Google
4 12 (2.04%) SAP
5 10 (1.70%) VMware
5 10 (1.70%) Xamarin
6 8 (1.36%) Atlassian
7 5 (0.85%) IBM
8 4 (0.68%) Apple
8 4 (0.68%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.34%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.34%) New Relic
9 2 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.34%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.17%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.17%) Sage
10 1 (0.17%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.17%) Symantec
10 1 (0.17%) Telerik